Tag: Middle Childhood

support June 10, 2019

Childhood cancer: how it’s different than for adults

The nature of childhood cancer is different than adult cancer, and so is the approach to treatment.

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Cancer Caregivers Children

Practicing lawn mower safety around children and pets. May 6, 2019

Lawn mowers can cause devastating injuries

Follow these steps to prevent injuries involving lawn mowers and protect children from a serious hazard of the season.

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Children Safety

A woman hugs a young girl. April 24, 2019

A pediatrician answers questions about measles, vaccines and protecting families

Measles outbreaks threaten children's health. What to know about this potentially serious illness.

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Children Prevention

A mother helps her young daughter blow her nose with a tissue. March 26, 2019

Tips for avoiding children’s allergy symptoms

Some strategies for controlling the runny noses and itchy eyes.

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Allergies

March 19, 2019

Children’s bike helmet safety facts: 7 quick tips

Wearing a helmet is the best way a child can avoid head injury in case of a bike accident. Here's what else to know.

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Prevention Safety

A nurse casts a boy's left arm March 18, 2019

When childhood play leads to a broken arm or hand

A cast or splint usually helps heal a child's broken arm. Fractures involving the elbow may need surgery.

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Bone & Joint Children Infants & Toddlers

March 14, 2019

When do you need a child life specialist? 5 situations

These warmhearted experts can help children cope with being in the hospital.

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Children Infants & Toddlers Teens

Tips for knowing when you should keep your child home from school January 17, 2019

Know when to keep kids home sick from school

Remember these 7 symptoms to know if your child is too sick to go to class.

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Children Cold & Flu

family-fitness January 11, 2019

Commit to be fit: family fitness for a new year

Being active together is a good way to achieve family fitness while carving out quality time.

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Fitness